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    Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    Y FUNDRAISER AT POTBELLY SANDWICH SHOP Thursday, September 29th 10:30am - 8pm 318 1st Ave. SW, Rochester, MN 55902 Have lunch, dinner or a snack at Potbelly Sandwich Shop on Thursday, September 29 th . 25% of the sales for the day will go to support the LIVE STRONG ® at the YMCA program, a free program for cancer survivors at the Rochester Area Family YMCA. Help us spread the word! Share ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    The Zweig Group, a national business resource for the AEC industry, ranked WSB #10 out of the top 100 fastest-growing architecture, engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firms on their 2016 Hot Firm List. Our Minneapolis-based firm moved up 6 spots from the 2015 results. Firms are ranked based on a score comprised of dollar and percentage revenue growth over a three-year period. The ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    MINNEAPOLIS, Sept 6, 2016 – Inc. magazine ranked Low Voltage Contractors on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small businesses. Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, September 26, 2016
    Brewers from Grand Rounds Brewing Company in Rochester and Sociable Cider Werks in Minneapolis have teamed up to create Free William Apple Scotch Ale. The cider/beer combination will be available on tap at Grand Rounds Brewing Company & Restaurant and the Sociable Cider Werks Taproom starting September 30. Free William is a combination of Sociable’s Freewheeler Cider and Grand ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, September 26, 2016
    Smith Schafer & Associates, Ltd. is pleased to announce Nancy Waldack, CPA and Trisha White, CPA have been promoted to Principals of the firm, effective October 1, 2016. White joined the firm’s Rochester tax and small business team in 2004 when Smith Schafer merged with Coffman, Nehring and Christopherson. She provides expertise in tax, consultation, planning and compliance for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016
    The Rochester Tennis Connection is pleased to announce that Jeff Butorac has joined their staff following the completion of his masters in Kinesiology and Coaching. He will be assisting with management of the club and tennis instruction. RTC is a full service tennis facility offering lessons and play for ages 4y - senior. Call 507-288-4851 for information on play and lessons.
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, September 16, 2016
    You're invited! To what? -A light lunch and information session about the Labovitz MBA, Rochester's only AACSB accredited program. The program and lunch are free to you! This is a program of the University of Minnesota Duluth? -Yes it is. UMD offers a full in-person MBA in both Duluth and in Rochester. All Rochester classes are held on the University of Minnesota Rochester campus. When? ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Economic, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (ROCHESTER, Minn.) September 14, 2016 – As part of an ongoing initiative to give back to the community, local sign and visual graphics provider FASTSIGNS ® of Rochester will donate 5 percent of their banner sales in September to the Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota. “We’re thankful for the opportunities we get to help other businesses and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Rochester, MN – Hamilton Real Estate announced today that they are excited to welcome Chad Behnken to their commercial real estate brokerage. Behnken comes with a wealth of knowledge within the industry, having spent the last 16 years in residential and commercial real estate at Think Mutual Bank and the past 8 months as a residential realtor at Remax Results. Behnken’s experience and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Hosted by Minnesota 97.5FM This fun and completely practical workshop will teach you the 4 keys to developing your brand and Dominating Mental Real Estate, just like the big guys. Every business/brand has a story to tell.... Unfortunately it rarely gets told. In this workshop you will learn how to uncover and develop your brand story. Discover your DM - Difference Maker. It’s the one ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release, Education, Chamber, Fun Facts
    Friday, September 09, 2016
    Rochester – In a new way to kick off their annual campaign to improve lives, United Way of Olmsted County is seeking volunteers to share the impact of their work by sign-waving throughout the community on Thursday, September 15. The event will begin at 6:30 a.m. at Soldiers Field with a rally for all volunteers to receive a light breakfast and pick up their signs. By 7 a.m., volunteers will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 07, 2016
    Pinnacle Property Management Services, LLC and Harbor Bay Real Estate Advisors, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Rachel Aljets as Property Manager and Letitia Hodenfield as Leasing Manager for Preserve on Maine and announces its office is open and leasing has begun for apartments set for late 2016 occupancy. In this role, Aljets will handle all matters related to property management for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016
    Local residents and businesses may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing in items to the Edward Jones branch office during regular business hours from 8am-4:30pm through September 30th. The items needed for the clothing drive include: New or gently used winter coats, hats, gloves, boots, snowpants, and more... The branch address is 1530 Greenview Drive SW, Suite 108, Rochester, MN ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016
    A+ Imaging System clients to benefit from Loffler’s wide range of business technologies and services, specialized training, award-winning service and support, and customer-first focus. A+ Plus Imaging team joins Loffler to continue to bring first-class service to their clients. Loffler Companies, of Bloomington, MN is pleased to announce A+ Imaging Systems of Rochester, MN is now part of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    BOLTON & MENK, INC. RECEIVES APWA 2016 HARRY S. SWEARINGEN AWARD Bolton & Menk, Inc. was selected as winner of the American Public Works Association (APWA) 2016 Harry S. Swearingen Award for Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Chapter Service – Corporate Division. APWA’s goal of providing opportunities that help public works personnel directly impact the quality of life ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Fun Facts, Chamber, Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    Charterpoint Wealth Strategies is pleased to announce that it is now affiliated with Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (MassMutual). Charterpoint Wealth Strategies, A Member of MassMutual Financial Group, is located at 1544 Greenview Dr SW in Rochester. Charterpoint Wealth Strategies was previously affiliated with MetLife, under the name MetLife Premier Client Group. Under its new ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    Help support Reading Center programs and scholarships by registering for the 3rd Annual Superhero Dyslexia Dash -- a 5K run or walk from Soldier's Field on Saturday, October 8. Kids can do our 1 mile fun run too right before the 5K begins at 9:45. The 5K starts at 10am! Have fun - wear a Costume and come out to support the programs of a great local nonprofit! We have individual, student, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    Adult Dyslexia Panel Discussion Join us Monday, October 10th for a moderated panel discussion with three adult dyslexics followed by Q&A from the audience. This event is great for older elementary, middle and high school students. Come learn from adults who have succeeded and excelled with their unique dyslexic brains! DATE: October 10 from 6:30-8pm LOCATION: Rochester Public Library COST: ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    Dyslexia Simulation – A Walk in Our Shoes Join us Tuesday, October 18th for a dyslexia simulation. This is a great event for parents and teachers who have ever wondered what it was like to experience dyslexia. This event is limited to 35 so register now to secure your spot. DATE: October 18 from 7pm-8:30pm LOCATION: Rochester Area Foundation conference room COST: FREE Registration ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 12, 2016
    What: Annual Bright Stars Event – TWO opportunities to see James Pinkney When: Sunday, November 13, 2016 Location: 65 th Anniversary Dinner: Rochester International Event Center Free Family Event: Rochester Public Library Our annual Bright Stars event provides an opportunity to highlight a successful adult with dyslexia. This year our Bright Stars Event features accomplished ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, August 04, 2016
    Motorola Dealer ANCOM Communications, Inc. Acquires Rochester-Based Whitewater Wireless to Expand Two-Way Radio Presence in Southeastern Minnesota and Western Wisconsin BURNSVILLE, Minn. (August 4, 2016) — ANCOM Communications Inc., a sales, service and rental dealer of Motorola two-way radio communication solutions, announces the acquisition of Rochester-based Whitewater Wireless, Inc. and ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic, Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 02, 2016
    ROCK the HIVE is October 1, 2016! Southeast Service Cooperative is hosting the first ever SE MN regional adult spelling bee on October 1st. Proceeds from ROCK the HIVE will support, enhance, and grow regional youth programs that impact over 22,500 students involved in SSC’s Spelling Bee competition, Knowledge Bowl, Young Authors-Young Artists Conferences, and the Science and Nature ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Fun Facts